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Michael D. Green Lecture: Dr. Kim TallBear, “Molecular Death and Redface Reincarnation: Indigenous Appropriations in the US & Canada”
November 2, 2017 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Dr. Kim TallBear will serve as guest lecturer for the 9th Annual Michael D. green Lecture in American Indian Studies. Dr. Tallbear’s lecture is title “Molecular Death and Redface Reincarnation: Indigenous Appropriations in the US and Canada.”
Dr. TallBear is Associate Professor, Faculty of Native Studies, University of Alberta, and Canada Research Chair in Indigenous Peoples, Technoscience & Einvironment. She is the author of Native American DNA: Tribal Belonging and the False Promise of Genetic Science (University of Minnesota Press, 2013). Dr. TallBear is a citizen of the Sisseton-Wahpeton Oyate in South Dakota and is also descended from the Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes in Oklahoma.
The reception starts at 3:00 p.m., followed by Dr. TallBear’s lecture at 4:00 p.m.
Sponsored by the American Indian Center and American Indian and Indigenous Studies.